The input box for conversations requires 2 or more characters to start a user lookup. If you type a single character username in, the field will also remove your input.
The field should attempt verifying if the username is correct before removing it.
Optionally, if someone inputs a single...
One of our admins changed their username about a month ago.
They are not a fan of the resulting icon next to their username (and the ability for them to easily see their previous username).
I've searched through the various threads on this help & support board, namely, here, here...
since some weeks I notice a problem with my forum sidebar widgets for new_threads and new_posts. I'm running XF 2.1.9. on a big forum with more than 80.000 users.
Sometimes (and I mean sometimes a day - with about 1000 posts a day) the username of the poster of a new thread or new...
I've been searching quite a lot around here, but apparently without success... :(
I'm setting up a community where I will need to add 2 custom fields, which is FIRSTNAME and LASTNAME and this is supposed to be shown when they post something, not only on their profile page.
This add-on removes (unlink) username link and avatar link on various forum locations based on user group permissions.
remove (unlink) username link and avatar link
set permissions for user groups
locations where username link and avatar link is removed:
This addon brings configurable username change functionality to your forum, inluding permissions, managable username change history, "Latest username changes" widget, trophy criteria and with "User change log" support.
This is an open source addon. Visit GitHub repository for...
This is the XF 2 version of Username Change add-on.
What's new in this version?
Added extra option to post announcements in a single thread.
Added option to enable/disable link to username change form in the visitor menu.
Added user group permission to bypass admin options restrictions.
I have some problems with changing usernames.
If i change the username in the xf_user table (MySQL) the username don't get an update in particular areas (such as "New posts" and "lastThreadUser").
I can't figure out the exact problem, because in approximately 50% of the areas it...
This add-on allows the user to change their username.
You can set a day number between each change.
The user can make his change private so as not to show it to the other users.
You can delete the change history.
Custom Username Icons brings a new level of customization for you and your users !
This add-on lets your user select an icon to be displayed near their username everywhere on your board.
Icons can be selected either from a list of Font Awesome icons (more than 500 icons) or from a...
Username Change Add-on allows your users to change their username from user control panel.
Ability to change username in custom tables (for Add-ons that uses tables with username column)
Username Change History
Option to use "Incognito Mode" so that username won't appear in the...
I added a tidbit under the name field for new member registration some months ago, but I still get quite a few complaints after registering indicating my excerpt was overlooked. Is it the wording? I'm thinking to simplify it and perhaps change the color. Anyone have something that works...
Censoring currently works retrospectively on words in posts and thread titles, but not with usernames.
I understand you may not want usernames such as **** or *******, so I would suggest that this is optional for those people who do want to be able to censor a username after the user has...
I am having an issue where the username that displays in the little avatar block to the left of a thread post/reply gets cut off because it stretches beyond the block itself. I assume all I need to do is find the relevant place in my styles settings and tell it to wrap just the text after a...
I know this has come up over and over and over again but it really needs to be added to the To Do list for a future fix.
We need an option to turn off the SFS username check - its worthless.
If you search for this here you find dozens of folks asking for this over and over. You find folks...
Display Name by Alex Chernov, adds display name functionality. If display name is set it will be shown instead of username.
Can be useful as is (user editable) or for other purposes like beautiful name for administrators\moderators.
Provides two helpers 'displaynamehtml' and 'richdisplayname'...
I know it's possible to just update the username column in xf_user table, but doing it this way wont update any of the username references in the other tables, such as "last_post_username" in xf_thread.
The only way to change the username properly in all database tables is to do it by editing...
This add-on gives your users the option to change their username. The administrator has multiple options to control what usergroups can change their username and how.
Allow your users to change their username
Allows the administrator to set a cooldown period after changing a username...
So if you would like to have The Xenporta 2 Recent Thread Sidebar Block to have Read and Unread titles a different color, as well as rich usernames, here is the code you need.
And find the following:
<xen:foreach loop="$wUncached" value="$thread">